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A makeshift memorial stood where George Floyd was killed in front of Cup Foods in Minneapolis in April.

Grand jury indicts four ex-officers involved in George Floyd’s death

A federal grand jury has indicted the four former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd’s arrest and death, accusing them of violating the Black man’s constitutional rights as he was restrained face-down on the pavement and gasping for air.

A woman pushed a stroller past a goose at South Lake park on April 30, 2020, in Overland Park, Kan.

These were the most popular baby names in the US in 2020

A lot of Liams and Olivias will be able to say they were born during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The KiNET-X sounding rocket launching from a NASA facility in Virginia on Saturday night.

East Coast residents might catch a glimpse of a NASA rocket launch Saturday — but clouds will likely block the view in Mass.

If weather permits, the launch could be visible across the eastern US from the Atlantic coast to the Mississippi River, NASA said in a statement.

Housing activists erect a sign in front of Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker's house in Swampscott, Mass. on Oct. 14, 2020.

Biden administration allocates $21.6 billion in rental assistance

The Biden administration announced the allocation of $21.6 billion in emergency rental assistance to help prevent evictions of people who lost jobs during the pandemic.

Medical workers administer the Jansen (Johnson and Johnson) Covid-19 vaccine to the public at a FEMA run mobile Covid-19 Vaccination clinic at Biddeford High School in Biddeford, Maine on April 26, 2021.

ICUs remain busy even as COVID-19 vaccinations surpass 50 percent in Maine

The number of COVID-19 patients in hospital intensive care units reached alarming levels as Maine raced to vaccinate residents — surpassing a threshold of 50 percent of eligible Mainers being vaccinated on Friday.

Refrigerated trucks were used as a makeshift morgue in New York on March 28, 2020.

NYC still storing COVID-19 victims in refrigerated trucks

New York City is still using refrigerated trucks to store bodies of coronavirus victims, more than a year after they were first set up as temporary morgues as deaths surged at at the height of the pandemic.

Vials of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine.

Pfizer asks FDA for full approval of coronavirus vaccine

BioNTech and Pfizer have already distributed more than 170 million doses of their coronavirus vaccine around the United States under an emergency authorization from the Food and Drug Administration.

President Biden.

Watch live: President Biden speaks about April jobs report

President Biden is set to speak Friday morning after the release of a highly anticipated jobs report that showed a gain of 266,000 jobs in April, far fewer than expected.